CSR News

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jun 10, 2019 2:30 PM ET

SMITHFIELD, Va., June 10, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the recipients of the Smithfield Foundation’s inaugural charitable grant program, which was launched in 2018 to continue to bolster the company’s charitable giving efforts. The Smithfield Foundation is a nonprofit organization and philanthropic arm of the company.

Blog from in Sustainable Development Goals
Jun 10, 2019 2:10 PM ET

Women Deliver has announced Merck and Procter & Gamble as founding partners of the Deliver for Good Business Ally Network at the Women Deliver 2019 Global Conference. The network will provide a platform for private sector champions to work alongside leading civil society organizations and governments to drive solutions toward a more gender-equal world.

Created in 2016, the wider Deliver for Good campaign is a network of multi-sector, multi-issue partners united in a shared commitment to advance gender equality across the Sustainable Development Goals.

Blog from in Sustainable Development Goals
Jun 10, 2019 2:00 PM ET

Design is relatively a new discipline, its terminology dating back to the creation of tools and products that have influenced and shaped our world, and our humanity. Today, design is a practice that can solve some of the most complex social challenges around the world.

Blog from in Education
Jun 10, 2019 2:00 PM ET

MetLife Foundation focuses on improving the financial health of low-income people. And that can be done in many different ways, including by making a social impact in local communities. Thanks to MetLife volunteers, numerous nonprofit organizations have gained invaluable help and improved their futures – without spending a dollar.

A safe place to be smart

Blog from in Business & Trade
Jun 10, 2019 1:00 PM ET

Memorial Day marked the unofficial start of summer, which means school is out and more kids are playing outside in their neighborhoods. We know our big blue trucks and our drivers have many young fans along their routes, so it’s especially important to keep everyone safe around our collection vehicles during this time of year

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jun 10, 2019 12:20 PM ET

This week, the Porter Novelli/Cone team headed to Detroit for the annual Sustainable Brands conference, contributing to four days of inspirational conversation around transforming brands through sustainable innovation. The event brought together a diverse group of more than 2,000 passionate thought leaders and change makers to collaboratively address some of the most systemic issues we face on our path to creating a healthy, sustainable future.

Across the metro, the app is helping boost the number of companies able to find a home for extra food.

Article from in Philanthropy
Jun 10, 2019 11:45 AM ET

By Kelly Smith

The city of Minneapolis recently launched a new program working with local companies and restaurants to box up leftovers and drop them off at nonprofits such as Pillsbury United Communities, which feeds people at their dining sites and food shelves. Nearby, the nonprofit Loaves & Fishes started a pilot program five years ago with Best Buy that’s grown to include 19 businesses — from big corporations like Medtronic to smaller ones like Wuollet Bakery — all of which donate surplus food to feed the hungry.

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Jun 10, 2019 11:45 AM ET

This June, Subaru, our retailers, and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society are working together through the Subaru Loves to Care initiative to spread hope, love, and warmth to those fighting cancer through gestures of caring.

Learn more about the Subaru Loves to Care initiative here.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Jun 10, 2019 11:40 AM ET
  • Company ranked No. 4 in 2018 for connecting solar power to its energy grid
  • Lands in the Top 10 for the seventh straight year
  • Continues to drive solar adoption in the region

How UPS, TerraCycle and Nestlé are changing the way we consume goods.

Blog from in Supply Chain & the Circular Economy
Jun 10, 2019 11:35 AM ET
Tom Szaky | TerraCycle
Walter Peterson | Nestlé

Architects and designers invited to Chicago Merchandise Mart space #3-377 now through Wednesday

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jun 10, 2019 11:20 AM ET

CHICAGO, June 10, 2019 /3BL Media/Mohawk Group, a leading commercial flooring company known for innovative flooring solutions and its ongoing commitment to believe in better, will showcase its latest carpet and hard surface collections at NeoCon 2019.

Deloitte Plans 20 Local Market “Surprises” to Commemorate This Major Milestone

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jun 10, 2019 11:15 AM ET

NEW YORK, June 10, 2019 /3BL Media/ — June 7th marks Deloitte’s 20th Impact Day, an annual day of service that celebrates the company’s year-round commitment to community-powered social impact. During Impact Day, employees and leaders from around the country will volunteer at diverse organizations to help them address and solve their most pressing challenges.

Article from in Human Resources
Jun 10, 2019 11:00 AM ET

It’s been a busy year for all of us at IWBI – one year has passed since the release of WELL v2 and in almost the same amount of time, we’ve welcomed more than a half-dozen newborn members to the IWBI family. These new babies are among our greatest joys, and are a daily reminder of the importance of the work we do.

By: Lisa Friedman, NY Times

Article from in Environment
Jun 10, 2019 10:35 AM ET

WASHINGTON — Michael R. Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, will donate $500 million to a new campaign to close every coal-fired power plant in the United States and halt the growth of natural gas, his foundation said Thursday.

The best part of the corporate social engagement process is its people.

Blog from in Business & Trade
Jun 10, 2019 10:15 AM ET

The best part of the corporate social engagement process is its people. Especially those who are our evangelist to share, describe and empower social impact and its key factors to demonstrate the ongoing commitment to social missions and local needs. An instrumental function in our people driven engagement is the Employee Resource Group. Employee resource groups (also known as ERGs, affinity groups, or business network groups) are a collective of employees who join together in their workplace based on shared characteristics or life experiences.